Practice and Procedure

R v D (2009)

PUBLISHED November 5, 2009

[2009] EWCA Crim 2426

An 18 month detention and training order imposed on a young offender of previous good character following a plea of guilty to burglary was severe but it was justified where the offender had been part of a group that had trespassed into a vulnerable man's flat in the middle of the night.

CA (Crim Div) (Lord Judge LCJ, Rafferty J, Henriques J)